It has been hard to find a silver lining for the Rangers as they struggle through more than a month of losing, including a rain-shortened 5-3 loss to the White Sox on Monday.
Adrian Beltre has been named the Texas Rangers 2014 Heart and Hustle Award winner as voted by former Major League Baseball players.
Trailing by one with none on and two outs in the sixth, Texas got run-scoring singles from Geovany Soto, Rougned Odor and Shin-Soo Choo to go ahead in only its third win in 17 July games.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.
In the third inning, Adrian Beltre was caught looking — or not looking at all really. Should Beltre have been granted time? Watch the video and vote here.
The Texas Rangers are currently fighting off the Houston Astros for last place in the AL West. But believe it or not, a number of things have gone WELL for the Rangers in 2014.
The players for the 2014 MLB All-Star Game have been selected, and two Rangers are on the AL roster this year. Check out the full list of all-stars for both the AL and the NL.
Adrian Beltre got career hit 2,500 on Tuesday night, but the Rangers were toppled by the Tigers by a score of 8-2, dropping to six games under .500 for the first time since 2008.
Donnie Murphy homered twice, Colby Lewis won for the first time in more than three weeks, and the Rangers beat the Athletics by a score of 14-8 on Monday night.
Nick Markakis hit a home run and the go-ahead single, Chris Davis homered against his former team, and the Orioles beat the Rangers by a score of 6-5 on Wednesday night.
Shin-Soo Choo homered, Chris Gimenez had four hits and the Texas Rangers rolled to a 9-2 victory over the slumping Detroit Tigers on Thursday.
Matt Harrison pitched just 1 2-3 innings in an 8-0 loss to the Houston Astros on Tuesday night before leaving with back stiffness, leaving his status uncertain.